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Volkswagen SA resumes production and exports
Volkswagen SA resumes production and exports

Following a gradual ramp-up of its local production, the Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) plant in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape has resumed its manufacturing operations...

28 May 2020

Do you know the history of your second hand vehicle?
Do you know the history of your second hand vehicle?

The South African Motor Body Repairers' Association (SAMBRA) is concerned about the lack of information available to the market with regards to the status of second-hand vehicles...

20 May 2020

Bridge Taxi Finance provides cash relief to taxi industry
Bridge Taxi Finance provides cash relief to taxi industry

Minibus taxi financier Bridge Taxi Finance is providing financial relief to taxi drivers and owners in the form of a R175 million cash injection...

14 May 2020

SA's automotive industry opens up for business
SA's automotive industry opens up for business

Effective immediately, the South African motor industry is able to start selling vehicles once again...

13 May 2020

CDK Global launches "Get the most from your DMS" guide
CDK Global launches "Get the most from your DMS" guide

CDK has launched a downloadable best practice guide to support clients through the current Covid-19 pandemic...

3 May 2020

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Diversifying supply chains post-Covid-19

Volume, variety and type of suppliers will increase to offset growing risk and price dominance...

9 Apr 2020

Audi AG achieves its financial targets for 2019
Audi AG achieves its financial targets for 2019

Audi steered a steady course through a challenging 2019 financial year...

24 Mar 2020

20 most sought-after cars in SA in February 2020
20 most sought-after cars in SA in February 2020

The Beat The Price New Car Demand Index for February 2020 continues the trend that began in December...

23 Mar 2020

Game changer SUV and 4X4 tyre to be released
Game changer SUV and 4X4 tyre to be released

With undeniably the most comprehensive range of SUV and 4X4 tyres, Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Sumitomo Dunlop) is bringing you an impressive new product that can literally 'Do More'...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 17 Mar 2020

Automotive aftermarket guidelines: Beneficial to consumers?
Automotive aftermarket guidelines: Beneficial to consumers?

Consumers have welcomed the recently published Guidelines for Competition in the South African Automotive Aftermarket Industry...

10 Mar 2020

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Heavy haul conference to play critical role in building sustainable economy

In order to ensure that South Africa's rail network achieves its true potential, the rail industry needs to take greater steps to start introducing smart and resilient railway operations and infrastructure, so as to improve efficiency and safety...

6 Mar 2020

Finding a fresh approach to car ownership with FlexClub
Finding a fresh approach to car ownership with FlexClub

Tinashe Ruzane has always been fascinated by products that scale massively to support underserved customers...

By Evan-Lee Courie 25 Feb 2020

Mixed start to commercial vehicle sales in 2020
Mixed start to commercial vehicle sales in 2020

The South African commercial vehicle market got off to a mixed start in 2020, recording a 4.4% year-on-year decline...

18 Feb 2020

20 most sought-after cars in SA in December 2019
20 most sought-after cars in SA in December 2019

The Beat The Price New Car Demand Index for December 2019 reflects the nervousness in the local car market...

21 Jan 2020

Study reveals consumer expectations of SA's automotive industry
Study reveals consumer expectations of SA's automotive industry

The automotive industry is not immune to the increased consumer expectations the digital era has brought with it...

6 Jan 2020

Self-driving cars will not fix our transportation woes
Self-driving cars will not fix our transportation woes

The sweeping introduction of driverless cars could see more vehicles on the road, driving longer distances. But smart planning could solve some of transit-associated environmental and social problems...

6 Jan 2020

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Peugeot agree to merge
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Peugeot agree to merge

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Peugeot have signed a binding Combination Agreement providing for a 50/50 merger of their businesses ...

19 Dec 2019

Haval and other compact SUVs in demand by SA car buyers in November 2019
Haval and other compact SUVs in demand by SA car buyers in November 2019

The Beat The Price New Car Demand Index shows the car models most in demand by South African car buyers in November 2019...

13 Dec 2019

How to buy a fleet vehicle for your business
How to buy a fleet vehicle for your business

Whether you are on the verge of buying the first vehicle for your business or expanding an existing fleet, there are a few purchase options...

9 Dec 2019

20 most sought-after cars in SA in October 2019
20 most sought-after cars in SA in October 2019

According to the Beat The Price New Car Demand Index for October 2019, Volkswagen had its strongest month of 2019 so far...

19 Nov 2019

Best sales month of 2019
Best sales month of 2019

While the South African economy fails to meet its Gross Domestic Product forecast this year, new vehicle sales look equally unlikely to reach the softer levels of slowdown...

11 Nov 2019

Ask Africa Orange Index reveals Tiger Wheel & Tyre is number one in Service Excellence
Ask Africa Orange Index reveals Tiger Wheel & Tyre is number one in Service Excellence

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has once again taken the top spot in the Ask Africa Orange Index® awards for Service Excellence in the Vehicle Consumables Industry category...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 5 Nov 2019

2019/20 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards finalists announced
2019/20 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards finalists announced

The 39 finalists of the 2019/20 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards have been announced...

7 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

What car models were South Africans looking at in August 2019?
What car models were South Africans looking at in August 2019?

The Beat The Price New Car Demand Index for August 2019 shows the continued broadening of demand for newer brands and models...

9 Sep 2019

Tshifhiwa Ramuthaga is one of the first South African CIOs to receive Professional CIO (Pr.CIO) designation
Tshifhiwa Ramuthaga is one of the first South African CIOs to receive Professional CIO (Pr.CIO) designation

Barloworld Automotive & Logistics' Tshifhiwa Ramuthaga is amongst the first six CIOs in South Africa to be certified by the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA)...

Issued by Barloworld Logistics 27 Aug 2019

3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office
3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Jul 2019

Volatility presides in new vehicle industry
Volatility presides in new vehicle industry

Optimists will have welcomed June's smaller decline in sales as South Africa's new vehicle market continues to struggle and seemingly deliver any type of identifiable trend...

2 Jul 2019

SA Taxi makes taxi ownership more affordable
SA Taxi makes taxi ownership more affordable

SA Taxi has advanced its efforts to overcome the financial, structural and legislative hurdles facing the taxi industry...

18 Jun 2019

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